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£39,457 per annum + £2,933 Annual Subsistence Allowance
Closing date
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East Midlands Region
Interview date
35 hours per week.
About this Role

The East Midlands region is currently recruiting a Temporary Area Organiser. This is a fixed term contract for up to 8 months.

There has never been a more important time to protect our members in the public services and encourage those that are not members to join a powerful voice.  Are you a people person with good listening and problem-solving skills? Do you possess the determination to make a difference to people’s lives?

UNISON is looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and resourceful individual to support our growing organisation.

The successful candidate will bring their experience and skills to the role and be able to develop and deliver recruitment and organising initiatives and campaigns in our branches, train and develop stewards, undertake case work, advise, support and mentor branch officers and stewards in representation and negotiation.

You will have excellent presentation skills and communication skills, both face-to-face and on paper.

A sound understanding of trade unions and their objectives is essential along with a good understanding of UNISON’s policies and objectives.

You will need to be able to travel within the East Midlands region and to London for meetings/training as required.

Further information

To apply for this opportunity you can click the link above and complete the Organiser application form, disability and recruitment monitoring forms

Please also see the job description and person specification which you can download using the links below.

Please note that only the Organiser application form will be accepted.

Completed applications should be returned to Karen Hall by email to quoting the reference number R2/34T in the heading.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.

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